In a press release this morning, 20 current and former City of Ithaca Common Council members announced their endorsement of current Common Council member Seph Murtagh as he pursues the Democratic nomination for the New York State Assembly 125th District seat.
Racker announced on May 26 that the sixth annual Racker Rivals Big Red exhibition hockey game will be showcased on an online format.
Cayuga Medical Center announced today that Margaret Melens, of Horseheads, , had been released after beating coronavirus. Melens, 93, left CMC this morning after
Update: IAWWTF Chief Operator CJ Kilgore said Tuesday morning that the iron workers had returned to work after solving staffing issues that had caused the work stoppage. Kilgore further clarified that he felt he misrepresented the workers' reason for not working Friday, which were tangentia…
The Tompkins County Health Department announced that the only person still in the hospital for a coronavirus case has now tested negative for the virus, though they are still hospitalized. In the department's metrics, this now means there are no active positive COVID-19 patients hospitalized…
With under a month to go before the primary election is held, Tompkins County legislator Anna Kelles has amassed a sizable fundraising lead in the Democratic primary race, the winner of which will become the presumptive favorite for the New York State Assembly 125th District seat.
One of Ithaca's most legendary eateries is set to re-open its doors for the first time in over two months this week. Moosewood Restaurant will re-open its doors for carryout and delivery services on May 27, according to an announcement from the downtown establishment.
After years of adjusting and handling the ripple effects of decisions made far away in Albany, Lisa Hoeschele decided it was time to address what seems, to her, to be a long-term difference in expectations of “well-meaning” legislators and the tangible ways their votes are carried out.
Though he’s spent most of his career to this point working in law and politics in the Ithaca area, Jordan Lesser isn’t a household name like some of his opponents for the Democratic nomination for the New York State Assembly’s 125th District seat. That, however, has not quashed his confidenc…
Cornell University's Board of Trustees has announced a vote that will institute a moratorium on "new private investments focused on fossil fuels." The vote came after the Investment Committee made their own decision to implement the moratorium.
Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit (TCAT) has announced the start of its summer service routes, as well as the extension of its no-fare rides until June 30 in reaction to the coronavirus outbreak.
At last week's Tompkins County Legislature, a resolution approving the purchase of new testing equipment from a local molecular testing firm was passed unanimously.
The Cayuga Health Mobile Sampling Center has adjusted its hours this week, the Tompkins County Health Department announced.
Another shots fired report is being investigated by Ithaca Police Department, this one taking place in the West End.
An inmate at the Tompkins County Jail has filed a lawsuit asking for judicial intervention and immediate release from the facility after an incident that occurred in April.
With just over a month until election day, the Democratic primary for the New York State 125th Assembly District seat is heating up with a pair of endorsements announced today by two of the front runners.
Another prominent local union has announced an endorsement in the competitive race for the New York State 125th Assembly District Democratic nomination.
The Tompkins County Health Department has announced the newest testing figures for COVID-19, showing a slight increase in positive cases over the weekend.